Account Manager - Social

  • Auckland

Do you love all things Social? Colenso are looking for a talented Account Manager/Senior Account Manager with a proven background in social to join the Spark team at Colenso. This is a key role in the team working closely with the Senior Business Director and the Spark client service team at Colenso BBDO in delivering market-leading social, insight lead strategies, campaigns and communications.

As a representative of digital best practice your role is to facilitate delivery; ensuring deadlines are on time, every time and broader strategic requirements are trafficked through the agency in an appropriate manner. You’ll hear the voice of each department, bringing that expertise together in a solution that adds value to our client’s business communications.

You will identify and understand the key challenges of your client’s businesses, and facilitate an environment to deliver leading practice digital & social output that solves those challenges online.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Taking ownership of campaign delivery that occurs via Spark’s social channels, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, You Tube, Instagram, Snapchat and WeChat for both Consumer and Business
• Driving the delivery of social outputs within broader TTL campaigns and working with the clients to facilitate always-on social communications
• Drive the on time and on budget creative development and full campaign delivery across the Spark portfolio. Including fully integrated campaign management from briefing and creative concepting, to execution, delivery and always-on optimisation
• Provide support to the senior team in the day-to-day, strategic running of the account
• Financials: create cost estimates, negotiate budgets, manage budget trackers
• Manage the strategic content calendar ownership including weekly updates and optimisation actions

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
 You’ll be able to hit the ground running with 2-3 years plus relevant work experience in social media account management roles
 Bachelor's Degree preferred
 Brilliant communication skills – written, spoken and interpersonal. You will also need the ability to adapt to the tone of voice required of the brand and motivate a team
 Maintenance of relationships with agency partners and external suppliers
 Well-connected within the broader social media world, ability to think strategically and deliver campaigns on time is imperative
 Experience of working with communications technology, including but not limited to social media platforms, cloud based services, content management systems, app ecosystems and toolsets for communication management.
 Ability to extract and clearly analyse data from a variety of online sources.
 Ability to work autonomously and as part of a broader team in a fast paced environment.

ABOUT CLEMENGER GROUP:
Clemenger Group is New Zealand's largest and most successful group of advertising creative communication companies.
We have 8 agencies in New Zealand and 16 in Australia. BBDO was named Network of the year (for the 3rd year in a row) and our agency Colenso (in Auckland) has just been named #2 Agency in the world!

26% of the shares are owned by staff and we are 100% locally managed. We are in the BBDO network which is the world’s most effective creative network (290 offices - 90 countries - 17,000+ staff). This means you are part of a highly regarded global network that has local focus and truly values their staff.

We encourage a good work-life balance and support that through staff initiatives and programmes. This includes massages on Wednesday, and free fruit and snacks.

Culture and people are our focus and as such we like to enjoy the company of the people we work with.

Please note: We only accept direct application so if interested please apply online and ALL applicants must have valid rights to work in New Zealand.

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